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Re: PAUSE permissions conflict between testcases::Base andtestcases::base [AMALTSEV]

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Neil Bowers
April 19, 2017 14:13
Re: PAUSE permissions conflict between testcases::Base andtestcases::base [AMALTSEV]
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Hi Andrew,

> Thanks for the detailed note. I've been neglecting CPAN, sorry. The version on GitHub is much more current and is updated for case insensitive file systems. I will try to push a CPAN update in the next couple of days.

This is just a gentle reminder on this :-)


> On Mar 8, 2017 2:59 PM, "Neil Bowers" < <>> wrote:
> Hi Andrew,
> I’m one of the PAUSE admins. I’m working through tidying up permissions conflicts that have been caused by the fact that PAUSE now consider package names case insensitively (due to case-insensitive filesystems, as on Windows and MacOS X).
> You have permissions on testcases::Base, which is released as part of XAO-Base, and also have permissions on testcases::base, which is released as part of XAO-Web.
> From looking at your distributions, it looks like these modules shouldn’t be installed?
> In XAO-Base, the module is in directory testcases/. The convention now is for all tests to live in t/, and PAUSE will automatically not index any modules it finds in there. So refactoring your directory structure to follow that convention would let us drop the permissions on testcases::
> Are you happy & able to release an updated version of one or both of these distributions, to resolve the conflict?

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